Francisco Acosta - updates

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Taguig City judge is new Court of Appeals Associate Justice

Mar 10, 2017 - 5:14 PM

Judge Louis Acosta will fill the post that CA Associate Justice Agnes Carpio vacated on December 1 2016

NEW APPOINTMENT. President Rodrigo Duterte chooses a new Court of Appeals Associate Justice. File photo from the Court of Appeals website

Trillanes invokes parliamentary immunity in Binay libel case

Sep 30, 2015 - 7:00 AM

Mayor Junjun Binay s counsel Claro Certeza says Senator Antonio Trillanes IV cannot invoke parliamentary immunity because his claims were made outside his functions as senator

AFFIDAVIT. Senator Antonio Trillanes IV files his rejoinder-affidavit in response to the libel case filed against him by suspended Makati Mayor Junjun Binay. File photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler

CA allows filing of charges vs frat member in 'Salubong' blast

Aug 07, 2015 - 12:34 AM

In 2011 the justice department found probable cause to file criminal charges against Anthony Nepomuceno for multiple frustrated murder multiple attempted murder and illegal possession of explosives

CA summons Trillanes over bribery allegations vs 2 justices

Aug 04, 2015 - 9:59 PM

The senator has alleged that CA justices Jose Reyes Jr and Francisco Acosta received P50M from Mayor Binay to issue resolutions in favor of the Makati mayor

SUMMONED. Senator Antonio Trillanes IV will have to explain before the Court of Appeals his bribery allegations against two magistrates. File photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler  Mark Cristino

CA to Trillanes: Explain bribery claims vs 2 justices

May 19, 2015 - 9:31 AM

The Court of Appeals gives Senator Trillanes 10 days to comment on the contempt petition filed against him by Makati Mayor Junjun Binay

RELIABLE SOURCES? Senator Antonio Trillanes IV links justices to bribery. File photo by Joseph Vidal/Senate PRIB

Junjun Binay’s ties to Supreme Court justice

May 05, 2015 - 10:35 PM

It was Estela Perlas Bernabe ponente of the Ombudsman case who administered the oath of the Makati mayor

OATH-TAKING. Makati Mayor Junjun Binay takes his oath before Supreme Court Justice Estela Perlas-Bernabe, a former Makati regional trial court judge. Screengrab from Rappler video.

CA to probe Trillanes' bribery claims vs justices

Apr 21, 2015 - 3:00 PM

The CA s ethics committee will investigate Senator Trillanes claims that two of its justices received bribes to issue orders favoring Makati Mayor Junjun Binay

NEW APPOINTMENT. President Benigno Aquino III chooses a new Court of Appeals Associate Justice. Photo from the Court of Appeals website

Appeals court employees hit Trillanes' bribery claims: Show proof

Apr 20, 2015 - 4:26 PM

Employees of the Court of Appeals say the senator should stop talking to the media and damaging the institution further and present proof to the Chief Justice

RELIABLE SOURCES? Senator Antonio Trillanes IV links justices to bribery. File photo by Joseph Vidal/Senate PRIB

Binay camp wants SC to probe Trillanes bribery claim

Apr 15, 2015 - 4:34 PM

Makati Mayor Junjun Binay s lawyer reacts to the senator ss resolution asking the Senate to investigate his own allegations of corruption in the judiciary

BRIBERY CLAIMS? The Binay camp says it will welcome a probe by the High Court on the allegations made by Senator Sonny Trillanes.

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Apr 13, 2015 - 8:21 PM

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CA justices hit Trillanes for 'baseless' bribery claims

Apr 13, 2015 - 6:34 PM

The Court of Appeals 6th division says the senator s baseless accusations are a form of harassment

BOUGHT JUSTICE? Senator Antonio Trillanes IV claims the Binay camp bribed two CA justices to rule in favor of Makati Mayor Junjun Binay.